On your arrival at Dehradun airport/ railway station, our tour representative will meet you. You will have an assisted transfer to the hotel. It is advisable to reach Dehradun by 2:00 P.M or earlier. Dehradun will be the starting and the ending point of the trip.
In the evening, you will be briefed about the entire trip and do’s and don’ts. You will also receive a duffle bag to carry your luggage for the journey.
Overnight stay at the hotel in Dehradun.
Sahastradhara to Gangotri
0500 Hrs. Check out from Dehradun hotel
0600 Hrs. ETD from Sahastradhara helipad
0630 Hrs. ETA at Harsil
You will check out from the hotel at 5:00 A.M and then head towards the Sahastradhara helipad. From here you will board the flight and depart by 6:00 A.M for Harsil which is the nearest helipad for Gangotri which is the origin of the River Ganga.
On arrival at Harsil, you will have breakfast and then you will leave for Gangotri temple. It is situated 22 km from the temple and it will take 50 minutes to drive. You will have approximately 3 hours (round trip) for darshan. Seeks blessings at the temple and then heads towards Harsil helipad by 10:30 A.M to board the helicopter for Badrinath.
Gangotri to Badrinath
1030 Hrs. ETD from Harsil
1130 Hrs. ETA at Badrinath helipad
You will arrive at Badrinath helipad at 11:30 A.M. You will have approximately 1 hour to complete the darshan at Badrinath Dham. Badrinath is famous for being the holy abode of Lord Vishnu, who is also known as Lord Badri here. Enjoy your darshan at the temple and seek blessings. After darshan, you will head towards the helipad for the onward journey.
Badrinath to Sirsi
1300 Hrs. ETD from Badrinath
1330 Hrs. ETA at Sirsi
You will depart from Badrinath to Sirsi at 1:0 P.M and arrive at Sirsi helipad at 1:30 P.M. IHPL has its own helipad at Sirsi and they operate the shuttle service.
1415 Hrs. ETD from Sirsi (for Kedarnath darshan)
1630 Hrs. ETA at Sirsi (after darshan)
You will depart from Sirsi helipad at 2:15 P.M and it will take only 7 minutes to reach the Kedarnath helipad. Kedarnath is surrounded by enchanting snowcapped peaks, and this is also the reason why it's the most remote site among all four Char Dham in Uttarakhand. The temple lies at a distance of approximately 500m from the helipad and reaching it would take about 15 minutes.
You will have 2 hours’ time for darshan and report back to the Kedarnath helipad. Seeks blessing from Lord Shiva and then head towards helipad from where you will board a flight to Sirsi.
Overnight stay at the hotel in Sirsi.
Sirsi - Yamunotri
0730 Hrs. ETD from Sirsi
0800 Hrs. ETA at Kharsali Heli-base
You will check out from the hotel early morning and head towards Sirsi helipad. From here you will board the flight for the Yamunotri. IHPL will arrange pony and palki for you.
On arrival at Kharsali helipad, you will start the trek on pony or palki. You will have 5 hours 30 minutes to report back to Kharsali helipad after the darshan. The trek is 6 km (one side) and it will take one hour to reach the temple. Yamunotri Temple is dedicated to Goddess Yamuna and it is the origin point of the River Yamuna. Seeks blessings and returns back to the helipad. The lunch will be served around 1:30 P.M.
Yamunotri to Sahastradhara
1430 Hrs. ETD from Kharsali
1500 Hrs. ETA at Sahastradhara Heliport
After having lunch, you will board the flight for Dehradun. On arrival at Sahastradhara helipad, you will have an assisted transfer to the hotel to collect your luggage from the cloakroom and then you will head for the airport/ railway station for your onward journey.
If someone wishes to stay in Dehradun then you should inform us at the time of booking. The accommodation will be arranged by us, at an additional cost.